Get some color stars! Use different color stars to express your feelings.

What are Color Stars?

Color stars are a variation of Hatena stars that you can use to express your feelings about something you like. There are green, red, blue and other rare types of color stars. You can buy a 'Color Star Box', and depending on the type of box that you purchase you might get lucky and receive some rare stars! You can earn color stars for your activities on Hatena's online services or purchase them.
Add color stars to entries that you like as a gift, or just to add some color and call attention to the things that you like.


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2Choose a product

Color stars are sold by the box, and there are 4 different types. Color star boxes containing 55, 112, 580 and 1200 stars are available for purchase. Each box contains unique variations of stars that will surprise you -- buy some boxes of color stars and have some fun!

3Purchase Form Secure (SSL)

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Important Notes:

  • Color star purchases are non-refundable.
  • You can remove stars that you have added to entries by mistake. Color stars that are removed from entries cannot be reused.
  • Color stars that you have purchased can only be used by your currently logged in Hatena account. If you wish to use color stars with your sub-account, you need to purchase color stars from your sub-account.
  • The creator or administrator of certain Hatena Diary, Hatena Group and other blog services may choose to use images other than the standard Hatena stars on their pages. Please be advised that your color stars will not be displayed on these types of pages.
  • If you close your account your color stars can no longer be used.

Company Profile

Hatena Co., Ltd.

Postal Address 9F Oike building, 206 Takamiya-cho, Nakagyo-ku, Kyoto Japan

Hatena Inc.

Postal Address 5150 El Camino Real Suite A-32 Los Altos, CA 94022-1534, USA